Posts Tagged ‘matthew west’

Happy 50th Birthday, Wally! Here’s What Your Favorite Artists Really Think Of You….

Our very own Wally is officially a half a century old! As we celebrate him and all he’s meant to us, we also wanted to include messages from some of his favorite artists like Matthew West, for King & Country, Bart from MercyMe, and Natalie Grant. Plus, speaker Jon Acuff, comedian John Crist, and even his family all shared what they really think of him.   Send Wally your birthday message in the comments below!… … Continue reading

Matthew West Writes the Ultimate Graduation Song

It’s graduation season, and even though there are countless great tunes for moving on to the next chapter of life, we thought we could take it to the next level by writing our own. We took some of your ideas of graduation cliches and had Matthew West work them into a song. As always, he absolutely killed it! What was even more amazing than the song itself is the fact that he wrote it in… … Continue reading

Matthew West Writes Another Catchy Song On The Spot

We already know that Matthew West is the master of turning the most mundane things into beautiful music, based on how he’s composed songs from Wally’s hate mail. This time, we decided to challenge him to write a custom jingle for one of our listeners. We got Daniel the Uber driver on the phone to tell us a little bit about his job, and then we watched Matthew work his magic. It’s nearly impossible not to get this tune… … Continue reading

5 Christmas Podcasts For Your Holiday Travels

Taking a holiday road trip? Checkout these five Christmas Editions of the More Than The Music Podcast. More Than The Music Episode 59 Featuring Mike, Jeff, and Jason from Tenth Avenue North   More Than The Music Episode 58 Featuring Mark Hall from Casting Crowns   More Than The Music Episode 30 Featuring Lauren Daigle   More Than The Music Episode 29 Featuring Dave Frey from Sidewalk Prophets   More Than The Music Episode 28 Featuring… … Continue reading

If You Feel Like You’re Not Good Enough, This Matthew West Video is for You!

“I consider that our present sufferings are not worth comparing with the glory that will be revealed in us.” Romans 8:18 #BrokenThings — Matthew West (@matthew_west) July 3, 2017 Have you ever felt disqualified to be part of God’s kingdom? Matthew West has. But he’s learning everyday that “our God’s in the business of using broken people and broken things.” That’s what his newest song and music video are all about.   Matthew West says,… … Continue reading

Matthew West’s Hilarious Improv Song for One of Wally’s Students

Wally teaches a college class on creativity at Lipscomb University and invited Matthew West to tell his story and sing an improv song based on suggestions from the class. One student named Jared showed up late that day with a melted popsicle, so he quickly became the subject of Matthew’s on-the-spot song. This isn’t the first time Matthew West has turned a bad situation into music within minutes. Every time he visits, he is able to create… … Continue reading